Category: Webinars

May 3, 2021

Webinar: HSAN: A Conversation with State Representatives Brigid Kelly and Scott Lipps

May 3, 2021 On April 30, Community Solutions hosted a virtual Human Services Advocacy Network event, with State Representatives Brigid Kelly (D-Hyde Park) and Scott Lipps (R-Franklin) on April 30. During this special event, the representatives talked about their public policy priorities, as well as the important issues they think should be on the radars of...

March 29, 2021

Benefit cliff webinar questions and answers

The questions below were submitted by participants during “The Benefit Cliff” webinar presented by The Center for Community Solutions on February 19, 2021. Each of the questions below were submitted by attendees during the presentation.   Q: Have you compared your trend lines to where families would be with none of these programs?  Doing so...

March 4, 2021

Webinar: SNAP College Student Eligibility

On Thursday, March 4 Community Solutions hosted a webinar about college students accessing food assistance benefits. Up until now, many college students have been barred from accessing SNAP (food assistance) benefits. However, due to the pandemic, the USDA is allowing new flexibilities so low-income “traditional” students can temporarily qualify for benefits. Check out the recording...